In the fourth of our series of EMFF Focus On’s we look at Seafish and the funding supplied to provide safety training to new and commercial fishermen in England.
Today sees the publication of our annual report on UK sea fisheries.
Reports have again been received of bluefin tuna appearing in UK waters.
Where to find information online about fishing activity in UK waters and by UK and EU fishing vessels and an explanation of the rules around foreign ownership of UK fishing vessels.
Trinity House sea cadets visit to Northumberland IFCA The evening of 2 May 2017 saw Patrick Gray and Martin Arris, Marine Enforcement Officer's (MEO) from North Shields support a marine event
The MMO is seeking to continue work with the fishing industry on the Fully Documented Fisheries (FDF) scheme – looking at ways of tackling the problem of discarding fish.
Hot on the heels of our data entry blog Martin Arris tells us about his work as an MMO marine officer and the importance of the data upon which he relies.
Laura Milstead, Administration Officer with the MMO North Shields coastal office tells us about the valuable work of MMO coastal data entry teams.
The European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) is funding six groups to deliver community led local development in England.
On the day the MMO publish their Annual Sea Fisheries Statistics, Lisa Richardson (MMO, Senior Statistical Officer) tells us a little about the work that goes into preparing the statistics.